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National Museum Of China

942 Reviews

National Museum Of China

942 Reviews
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USD 82.00 per adult
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No.16 East Chang'an Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006 China
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Tian'anmen EastBeijing Subway3 min
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Skip the Line: Forbidden City Ticket Booking with Optional Guide Service
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Skip the Line: Forbidden City Ticket Booking with Optional Guide Service

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Avoid any long lines or printing problems with paperless skip-the-line entry to Beijing’s UNESCO-listed Forbidden City. Simply book in advance, stroll straight to check in, then show your passport to ensure hassle-free admission directly into the ancient complex and enjoy plenty of time to browse the site’s major attractions, including the Gate of Divine Prowess, Dragon Throne, and Palace Museum.
USD 8.99 per adult
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Jane wrote a review Oct. 2020
Cali, Colombia16 contributions1 helpful vote
We were very excited to go there, but then, what a surprise: It’s not opened for foreigners! Indeed this is what they told us in the entrance: “Because of the Coronavirus, foreigners are not allowed to enter!” ... So terrible! We felt very disappointed! ☹️ terrible!
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Date of experience: October 2020
BettyG wrote a review Sep. 2020
74 contributions10 helpful votes
If you are foreigner, save some nerves and simply forget about going inside. It was a rainy day so we looked for some indoor activity. They were seding us from one door to another, we needed to go through security check (very detailed one!) and finally - after going there and back for 30 minutes and trying to go in - they told us we cannot enter as we are not chinese. Despite the fact we are living in china for several years. Oh, and nobody speaks english of course.
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Date of experience: September 2020
KodoDrummer wrote a review Jan. 2020
Yekaterinburg, Russia63,520 contributions138,252 helpful votes
Great place to learn about the history of China, and view it fine collection of works of art, including sculptures and other artifacts. I sometimes go multiple times per year, as many exhibits are temporary. Every few months, there are new exhibits and exhibit rooms to view.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Kai Wah wrote a review Nov. 2019
Malaysia2,785 contributions196 helpful votes
It’s a free entry museum opposite Tiananmen Square. The exhibitions are mainly described and narrated in Chinese. Hence, foreigners may have difficulty understanding the history narrated in the museum. The collections displayed are also less impressive than what we have seen in both Shaanxi History Museum and Xi’an Museum. Very huge and vast place, but less interesting exhibition to us. Visit this museum only if you have extra time to kill and provided you understand Chinese.
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Date of experience: September 2019
jaquesfamily wrote a review Nov. 2019
Calne, United Kingdom218 contributions137 helpful votes
Take your passport to the ticket office, and they will issue you a free ticket. Security is tight and you’ll have your bag searched and be patted down. Once you get in, the first thing that hits you is, the size, it is massive. We only scratched the surface and this will be a most of the day type attraction. I like the exhibit showing all the gifts given to China from other countries. Worth a visit.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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